Category Archives: News

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Regionalization an option to buy paving equipment

BEACON FALLS — A second referendum to buy paving equipment is not likely following a public informational meeting on the subject last month. However, town officials are still perusing other…

Naugy firefighters don red for troops

NAUGATUCK — “Naugatuck supports our troops.” That’s the message the Naugatuck firefighters are sending every Friday when they sport red T-shirts to raise money for local troops oversees. Naugatuck firefighters…

Masked assailants make off with car, cash

NAUGATUCK – Masked robbers attacked two victims early Wednesday morning, making off with a car, cash, and cell phones. Police reported that the victims were parked a 2007 grey Acura…

Save Prospect President Tim Reilly asks the Prospect Town Council for money to offset his group's legal fees at a council meeting June 7. He later rescinded his request.
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Save Prospect rescinds call for town reimbursement

PROSPECT — Save Prospect Corp. has retracted its request for the town to reimburse it for expenses incurred in the fight against industrial wind turbines in Prospect. Save Prospect President…

Police investigating road side robbery

NAUGATUCK — A 14-year-old teenager reported to police that he was robbed while walking on Rubber Avenue Monday night. According to a press release issued by the Naugatuck Police Department,…

Woodland Regional High School Principal Arnold Frank speaks during the the school's Academic Awards Night June 15. Frank declined his nomination into the Woodland Hall of Fame.
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WRHS ushers in first Hall of Fame class

BEACON FALLS — Over the ten year history of Woodland Regional High School, countless people and organizations have contributed to building the Hawks’ nest. Last week, the school immortalized a…

Kaestle Boos Associates prepared this drawing of what Naugatuck High School could look like in 2025. While the outline of the school would remain the same, the interior would be renovated.
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Committee presents visions for borough schools

NAUGATUCK — A special committee is solidifying plans for what it hopes the Naugatuck school district will look like by 2025. The Long Term School Facilities Planning Committee is shoring…

Teen driver charged in December accident

NAUGATUCK — Police have charged a 16-year-old driver in connection with in a car-pedestrian accident on New Haven Road in December. The 16-year-old was charged with traveling at unreasonable speed…

Borough police rule untimely death a suicide

NAUGATUCK — The death of a man found in the backyard of an Irving Street home has been deemed by police to be a suicide. Shortly after 7 p.m. on…

Man found dead in Naugatuck

NAUGATUCK — A man was found dead in the backyard of a home at 52 Irving St. after a report of a gunshot was called in to police shortly after…